We’re in The Good Beer Guide

The Owls Nest is listed again in CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide for 2018.  Come and try our fine real ales!

Good Beer Guide 2018

That means the Owls Nest has been in the guide for 7 years on the bounce!  We are also celebrating being East Dorset CAMRA’s rural pub of the year – if you enjoy fine real ale the Owls Nest is one of the best pubs around!

Click to get your copy and to find out more about CAMRA.

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World Cup Sweep draw

For those who are interested here is the evidence that the World Cup sweepstake draw has been made. It was performed after the last envelope was taken on 4 June and the team names were drawn at random by Owls Nest royalty, as promised – namely Queen Sheila, Princess Jan and Prince Andrew.

Owls Nest World Cup 18 Sweep team list

Owls Nest World Cup 18 Sweep team list

Owls Nest World Cup 18 Sweep draw

Owls Nest World Cup 18 Sweep draw

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And here’s the Owls Nest World Cup Tent in action! Come on England!

Owls Nest World Cup 18

Richard’s World Cup gazebo

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Pie and Ale Festival 2018

Welcome to the Owls Nest Pie and Ale Festival 2018

Owls Nest West Parley Beer Festival 2018

We hope you’re as excited as we are by the prospect of our annual Pie and Ale Festival. We have music, beer, pies, good company – what more could you want?

You can view or download the festival beer tasting notes.

Have a look at some of the exciting ales we have lined up ….

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    Lyme Regis Revenge
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    St George's Worcester Sauce
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    Butts' Wild Mild
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    Cotleigh Golden Seahawk
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    Sixpenny Black
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    Long Man Best
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    Eight Arch Eponymous
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    Hopback Winter Lightening
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    Adnams Old Ale
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Beer Festival 2018 dates announced

Beer Festival (aka Pie and Ale Festival) 2018 dates

All our friends and local beer lovers will be delighted to hear that there will be another Pie and Ale Festival in 2018. The dates will be

Friday 26, Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 January 2018.

The beer festival will run from Friday lunchtime until Sunday night and there will be live music on Saturday night and Sunday evening. We hope that you will want to come and chase away the post Christmas and New Year blues … by trying lots of lovely real ale and our famous homemade pies.

Keep checking for more news

 

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Totog and Old Dry Skulls come to town

More great live music at The Owls Nest in October

We’re hugely looking forward to two big nights of live music here at The Owls Nest. We’ve lined up two exciting acts which will blow your mind away!

Owls Nest Live Music October 2017 TotogSaturday 14th October : Totog – an evening of Rock, Pop, Funk and Motown

Have a watch of the video below to experience the great range of music that Totog play.

Owls Nest Live Music October 2017 Old Dry SkullsSaturday 28th October : Jo Carley and The Old Dry Skulls – Throwing old time, alt country and punk into a backwoods still to make musical moonshine.

We are delighted that The Old Dry Skulls will be making a welcome return to The Owls Nest with their unique genre-bending music. This is absolutely not one to be missed – it will be a Hallowe’en party like no other!

Check out their latest video! 

These music nights will undoubtedly be hugely popular – we strongly urge you to book a table in advance! Contact us to book.

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